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Direct Admissions without IIMC Scores

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajUpdated On: September 27, 2020 07:50 pm IST

In India, there are several top private institutions that provide direct admission to the various mass communications course. Also, find out how to apply to these colleges for direct admissions.


Admission without IIMC Score

The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) entrance exam is a national level entrance test for aspirants seeking admission to the Post-Graduate Diploma course. IIMC offers Post-Graduate Diploma admission in various disciplines such as television journalism, radio journalism, development communication, print journalism, photojournalism, communication research, advertising, and public relations.

After the engineering and medical professions, mass communication is one of the most popular career choices among the students. Every year, lakhs of candidates appear for various entrance examinations for admission to colleges offering Mass Communication courses. However, there are some colleges in India which offer direct admission to some of the Top Mass Communication Colleges in India. 

If you are looking forward to admissions in Mass Communication courses on the basis of merit, then this article is for you.

Alternative Exams for IIMC Exam

Other than IIMC, there are various other entrance exams that the student can attempt for admission to various Mass Communication Courses. Some of the popular entrance exams apart from IIMC are as follows:

Name of the Exam

Colleges Accepting Scores


Xavier Institute of Communications


Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication


Delhi Metropolitan Education, Noida

Lingaya's Lalita Devi Institute of Management & Sciences (LLDIMS)

BLS Institute of Management, Rohtak

Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Communication and Electronic Medi (MAIMT)

Fairfield Institute of Management & Technology

Madhubala Institute of Communication & Electronic Media

Kasturi Ram College of Higher Education

Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies

Jagannath International Management School

Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies


School of Communication, Manipal University

ACJ Entrance Exam

Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

IIMM Entrance Exam

International Institute of Mass Media

How to Apply for Direct Admissions without IIMC Scores?

There are many top Mass Communication Colleges in India which offer admission on the basis of merit, i.e. candidates performance in the last qualifying exam.

  • For direct admission in any Mass Communication course, click on the link given here-Common application form (CAF)

  • Fill out the common application form to get admission in top Mass Communication Colleges.

  • In addition to all the other essential personal details needed, enter your college option in which you want to get admission.

  • Submit the application fee in your preferred Institution for direct admission

  • After the application fee has been submitted, you will be brought back to the page before completing the direct admission application process.

 Eligibility Criteria for Direct Admission in Mass Comm Courses

Below are the eligibility requirements for direct admission to any of the Post-Graduate Diploma course in Mass Communication

  • Candidates must have secured a bachelor's degree from any recognised university

  • Must have secured the bachelor degree in the relevant field

  • Need to secure at least 50% to 55% marks in order to secure direct admission.

  • Besides this, in order to get direct admission, you will also have to meet the additional conditions set by the college.

Top Mass Communication Colleges Offering Direct Admission 

Some of the well-known Mass Communication colleges in India that offer direct admission are mentioned below:-


Name of the College

Course Offered


Amity School of Communication

PG Diploma in Radio Broadcast and Radio Management


Mahatma Jyoti Rao Phoole University

PG Diploma Film & TV Production

PG Diploma Animation & Multi-Media, Documentary Making


Garware Institute of Career Education and Development

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Media & Journalism (English) 


MET Mumbai

Advanced Diploma in Mass Media (Journalism & Public Relations)

Advanced Diploma in Mass Media (Entertainment)


Take One School of Mass Communication 

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication


Jagran Institute of Management and Mass Communication

Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations


Editworks School Of Mass Communication

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication


St. Xavier's College, Kolkata

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication and Public Relation 


MIT International School of Broadcasting & Journalism

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication (Broadcast Journalism)

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication (Advertising and Public Relations)


International Institute of Management Media and Information Technology

Post Graduate Diploma in Mass Communication

Hope you've found the best Mass Communication colleges as per your requirements after going through this article. By clicking on the college names, you can get more information about the colleges mentioned above. You can fill out our Common Application Form if you are interested in any of the colleges mentioned above and our education experts can help you with the same.

For more such information, stay tuned with CollegeDekho. Good Luck!


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